Memorial Diabetes Prevention and Wellness is offering an evidence based Diabetes Prevention Program, proven to help people lower their risk of type 2 diabetes. Participants will learn how to change their lifestyle and improve health in group meetings with a trained lifestyle coach. The program has 16 weekly one hour sessions and six monthly follow up sessions, and will be offered in both English and Spanish.
How do I know if this program is for me?
- Are you an adult who is overweight?
- Do you have family members with diabetes?
- Have you had gestational diabetes during one or more pregnancies?
- Do you have high blood sugar, pre-diabetes, or borderline diabetes?
For more information regarding this new health management class or to refer patients, please call 509-249-5243.
Are you at risk for type 2 diabetes? Take our assessment here.